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The design and new watch faces in the new Pixel Watch teaser video

As we eagerly anticipate Google’s fall event, the Pixel Watch is the latest gadget to tease us. We get a nice look at the design of the coming Pixel Watch in Google’s most recent video, both as highly polished renders and on the wrists of a few lucky users. On October 6, at the MadeByGoogle event, all of the Pixel Watch’s specifics should be revealed. To give us a sense of what it would be like to use the Google smartwatch on...

Regulatory look of the Galaxy S23 Ultra provides some insight towards expected charging speed

Many Galaxy S23 rumors have centered on improvements to the cameras, but battery life and charging times are another area where we’re looking for some adjustments. While the latter is still mostly unknown, a recent regulatory filing gives us a glimpse of the former. A device with the SM-S9180 model number has been approved by China’s 3C regulatory authority. Given how similar the model number is to that of the Galaxy S22 Ultra, it is...

The latest anti-cheat for PUBG Mobile attempts to permanently prevent those terrible hackers

We have some happy news if you’re tired of playing PUBG Mobile and getting shot through walls. A new PUBG Mobile anti-cheat program seeks to improve the game for all players while attempting to stop an unending flood of hackers. Tencent has chosen to combat cheaters after years in which wall hacking dominated the mobile battle royale game. Fog of War, the system’s new anti-cheat for PUBG Mobile, is already in use. Hopefully, this...

Google upgrades the presence detection capabilities of its Nest devices

Motion detection is a capability that you might frequently see in a home security camera, but it’s not really something that’s incorporated in smart speakers and smart displays. However, if you happen to own a Nest device, things will change because Google recently tweeted about an upgrade that would bring improved presence sensing to its Nest speakers and screens. This basically means that your Nest speakers or displays will be able...

Update for Pixel Buds Pro ready for five-band equalization and loudness balancing

Before the end of 2022, Google promised when the Pixel Buds Pro were debuted earlier this year, a number of new functions would be added to the earphones. Spatial Audio, one of these planned capabilities, was even hinted at in the Android 13 QPR1 Beta, where it showed up as a new toggle without any obvious functionality. Google is aiming to add a five-band equalization and volume balancing to the earphones, according to some information that the...

On United Airlines flights, T-Mobile users now have access to free in-flight streaming and Wi-Fi when available

For T-Mobile users who are traveling with United, “airplane mode” has a whole new meaning. On selected domestic and short-haul international United flights, qualified T-Mobile customers now have access to complimentary in-flight Wi-Fi and streaming, when available. United joins American, Alaska, and Delta airlines in offering Un-carrier users the opportunity to text, email, search, and stream wherever it is available, now on four of...

By year’s end, these Samsung phones will have Android 13

Members who are prepared to take a little risk have had access to the beta firmware for the past few weeks while Samsung has been hard at work getting One UI 5.0 ready for a select Galaxy handsets. Customers who don’t wish to participate in the beta program, on the other hand, still need to wait until they get access to Android 13 in order to experience the most recent updates and features. Fortunately, we now know which Galaxy devices...

Several new Fire HD 8 tablets have just been released by Amazon

Although Amazon is perhaps best known for its Kindle e-readers, it also produces a number of Android-based tablets that were very popular in the past. If you’re a fan of Amazon’s Fire tablet line, you might be interested to know that the company just unveiled a number of new tablets after teasing them in an invitation. All of these new tablets are part of the company’s Fire HD 8 line, although there are various variations and...

A $30 Google Chromecast HD is coming

UPDATE: According to a trustworthy source, the Chromecast HD will cost $30 ($29.99), which is a more reasonable price for a direct replacement for the third-generation Chromecast. Today’s leaks concerning the upcoming “Chromecast with Google TV (HD)” include a rumored US price and a number of promotional photos. The “Chromecast with Google TV (HD)” costs $40 in the US, claims SnoopyTech on Twitter this afternoon...

The Redmi K50i, a version of the Redmi Note 11T Pro, is released in India

In China this May, Xiaomi unveiled the Redmi Note 11T Pro and Redmi Note 11T Pro Plus. The devices were excellent choices for price-conscious mobile gamers because they came with 144Hz high refresh rate LCD displays and MediaTek’s Dimensity 8100 processor. One of these gadgets has recently been introduced by Xiaomi to the Indian market under the name Redmi K50i. A rebranded Redmi Note 11T Pro with the same hardware is the new Redmi K50i...